Natalie Portman's 2012 Oscars dress sells for $50,000

March 7, 2012 at 3:10 PM ET

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HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actress Natalie Portman arrives at the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

Fashion critics were divided on Natalie Portman's 2012 Oscar dress, but there’s one person who must’ve really loved it.

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The newly-married actress' 1954 vintage red Christian Dior design, which featured small black polka-dots and was borrowed from couture dealer Rare Vintage, was recently sold for $50,000 on

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According to the New York Post, an unknown British couture collector in London purchased the size-4, polka-dot creation.

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Portman, 30, is the face of Dior Cherie perfume and wore the gown with Harry Winston jewels and a surprise wedding band, while presenting the Academy Award for Best Actor to "The Artist's" Jean Dujardin on Feb. 26.

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